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How to do a facepanel test on a Gio@5

Description/Explanation of Issue

A face panel test can help identify if a problem is hardware or software. The face panel test is external to the Eos family software and can be found in the shell.

Fix/Solution

  1. Exit back to the shell by pressing [Displays] and double-clicking with the mouse on {Exit}Exit to the shell.png
  2. Once in the shell click on {settings} and make sure you're on the maintenance tab
  3. In maintenance, click on "Face panel test" on some consoles it could be called {peripheral test}
  4. The peripheral test will show a tab for every bit of Eos family hardware connected to your console. For the Eos family face panel, you can see a graphical representation of all the buttons, encoders and level wheel. Moving or pressing will indicate if a control signal is received. 

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